Pau Gasol Announces Retirement, Lakers Will Retire No. 16 JerseySix-time NBA All-Star Pau Gasol announced his retirement from professional basketball on Tuesday. Lakers Owner Jeanie Buss announced that the Lakers will retire Gasol's No. 16 jersey.
Lakers Legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Slams Unvaccinated NBA PlayersRetired NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar delivered a powerful message to the league suggesting that all unvaccinated players and staff should be removed from their teams.
Pelinka Says All Lakers Players Will Be Fully Vaccinated By Season OpenerThe NBA this upcoming season will not require players to be vaccinated.
Clippers Star Kawhi Leonard Undergoes Surgery For Partially Torn ACLThe Clippers reported that the 30-year-old Leonard underwent surgery Tuesday on his right knee. He has no timetable for return.
Lakers Beat Suns In First Playoff Game At Staples Center Since 2013The Lakers played their first playoff game at Staples Center since April 28, 2013, Thursday evening, against the Phoenix Suns in their Western Conference first-round series. The Lakers beat out the Suns 109-95.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion Award Will Recognize Current NBA Player, Donate $100K To His Organization Of ChoiceAbdul-Jabbar, a UCLA star who went on to become of the Los Angeles Lakers’ greatest players of all time, has devoted much of his life to advocating for equality and social justice, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said in a statement.
Clippers Get The Win Against Timberwolves Sunday 124-105 At Staples CenterLos Angeles Clippers routed the Minnesota Timberwolves 124-105 on Sunday night for their eighth win in nine games.
Kyrie Irving Pushes For Kobe Bryant To Be On NBA LogoThe current silhouette on the NBA logo is of another former Lakers legend, Jerry West, who was the Lakers general manager in 1996 and was responsible for drafting Kobe out of high school.
LeBron James Rips NBA’s All-Star Game Plans: ‘A Slap In The Face’The 36-year-old James questioned the reasoning behind scheduling a game when the coronavirus pandemic is still raging, implying that it was a decision based on money, not health.
Irving Scores 39, Nets Cool Off Clippers With 124-120 WinThe Nets beat the Los Angeles Clippers 124-120 on Tuesday night.
Leonard, George Stellar In Returns As Clippers Thump MagicThe Los Angeles Clippers routed the Orlando Magic 116-90 on Friday night in the two All-Stars’ returns following two-game absences because of COVID-19 protocols.
Young's 38 Points Lead Hawks Past Depleted Clippers, 108-99Trae Young scored 38 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the depleted Los Angeles Clippers 108-99 on Tuesday night, ending the Clippers’ seven-game winning streak.
NBA Fines Markieff Morris $35K For Altercation With Rockets' DeMarcus CousinsMorris was assessed with a Flagrant Foul 1 for the play on Tate and a technical foul for the altercation. Both he and Morris were ejected from the game.
Chino Hills Teammates LaMelo Ball, Onyeka Okongwu Taken High In NBA DraftChino Hills is now the first high school ever to have three former teammates drafted as NBA lottery picks.
No Fans Allowed At Lakers Home Games For 2020-21 Season 'Until Further Notice'Fans who were hoping to see the NBA champs back at Staples Center next season will have to wait.